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Vitiligo means white spot. In other words it is a disease that cause loss of skin color on any part of the body.
This happens when pigment producing melanocyte cells stop working.
This can happen in any part of the body. It is more visible in dark skin people. This disease is neither harmful nor contagious but it is associated with social stigma, leading patients to depression. Hence treatment is important.
Symptoms: loss of skin color on any body parts, can affect mouth, eyes, hair also.
Treatment: medicines, topical treatment, photo therapy, excimer laser, surgical correction.
Dr Jayshree is founder and medical director of the skin lab clinic at Surat, Gujarat. She is renowned Dermatologist, with over 10 years of experience in the field of Aesthetic Dermatology.
At “The Skin Lab” all types of face, skin, body & hair treatments are available. We have best technology & instruments like multiple lasers, light systems for hair removal, photo rejuvenation, skin tightening and fractional resurfacing & Hair Transplant with separate procedure room for Utmost Comfort & Privacy.